The table below looks at the statistics for OWASP skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OWASP over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP)
Rank 625 784 867
Rank change year-on-year
+159 +83
Permanent jobs citing OWASP 278 145 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.30% 0.14% 0.077%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.34% 0.16% 0.091%
Number of salaries quoted 239 125 72
Median salary £54,000 £55,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.81% +30.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £32,500 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £40,750
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +28.83%
OWASP
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
80964 88551 94968
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 87.93% 86.72% 85.54%
Number of salaries quoted 68588 73242 77635
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £74,100 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

OWASP
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing OWASP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

OWASP Jobs Demand Trend in England

OWASP
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OWASP across the England region.

OWASP Salary Trend in England

OWASP
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OWASP across the England region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016.

OWASP Salary Histogram in England

OWASP
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OWASP within the England region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +50 112 £60,000 - 11
South East +89 67 £52,500 -8.69% 7
Yorkshire +50 27 £42,500 +30.76% 3
North West +32 24 £42,500 +13.33% 3
East of England +43 21 £77,500 +40.90%
East Midlands +15 13 £45,000 -64.00% 2
South West +4 9 £67,500 +31.06%
West Midlands -19 5 £50,000 +53.84%
OWASP
UK

OWASP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, IT jobs citing OWASP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for OWASP.

1 275 (51.12%) Agile Software Development
2 190 (35.32%) SQL
3 186 (34.57%) .NET
4 180 (33.46%) Linux
5 159 (29.55%) Windows
6 152 (28.25%) Java
6 152 (28.25%) Information Security
7 149 (27.70%) Microsoft
8 146 (27.14%) Firewall
9 139 (25.84%) Python
10 132 (24.54%) Continuous Integration
11 131 (24.35%) Scrum
12 130 (24.16%) Penetration Testing
13 124 (23.05%) Unix
14 118 (21.93%) Oracle
14 118 (21.93%) Ruby
15 116 (21.56%) Bash Shell
16 114 (21.19%) Security Testing
17 113 (21.00%) DevOps
18 108 (20.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
19 103 (19.14%) CISSP
20 100 (18.59%) WebLogic
21 98 (18.22%) C#
22 94 (17.47%) Git (software)
23 87 (16.17%) WebSphere
24 84 (15.61%) ITIL
25 83 (15.43%) HTML
25 83 (15.43%) Configuration Management
25 83 (15.43%) Opscode Chef
26 82 (15.24%) Shell Script

OWASP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 100 (18.59%) WebLogic
2 87 (16.17%) WebSphere
3 79 (14.68%) JBoss
4 78 (14.50%) CloudStack
4 78 (14.50%) OpenStack
5 48 (8.92%) Apache
6 29 (5.39%) SharePoint
7 25 (4.65%) Tomcat
8 24 (4.46%) WebSphere Application Server
9 20 (3.72%) MS Exchange
10 19 (3.53%) nginx
11 15 (2.79%) CMS
11 15 (2.79%) IIS
12 10 (1.86%) Drupal
12 10 (1.86%) Umbraco
13 6 (1.12%) Confluence
13 6 (1.12%) Elasticsearch
14 5 (0.93%) Joomla!
14 5 (0.93%) WordPress
15 4 (0.74%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 18 (3.35%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.56%) MS Office
3 2 (0.37%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.37%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.37%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.19%) MS Project
4 1 (0.19%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.56%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (0.56%) Payment Gateway
2 3 (0.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 70 (13.01%) Amazon AWS
2 39 (7.25%) SaaS
3 31 (5.76%) Microsoft Azure
4 22 (4.09%) IaaS
4 22 (4.09%) PaaS
5 17 (3.16%) Office 365
6 11 (2.04%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (0.93%) Google App Engine
7 5 (0.93%) Google Cloud Platform
8 4 (0.74%) Rackspace Cloud
9 3 (0.56%) Datadog
9 3 (0.56%) GitHub
10 2 (0.37%) Google Analytics
10 2 (0.37%) Google Tag Manager
10 2 (0.37%) Heroku
11 1 (0.19%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 1 (0.19%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 146 (27.14%) Firewall
2 40 (7.43%) HTTP
3 34 (6.32%) Internet
3 34 (6.32%) Network Security
4 31 (5.76%) DNS
5 30 (5.58%) LAN
5 30 (5.58%) TCP/IP
6 24 (4.46%) Wireless
7 13 (2.42%) WAN
8 9 (1.67%) SSL
9 4 (0.74%) Wireshark
10 3 (0.56%) HTTPS
11 2 (0.37%) Asterisk PBX
11 2 (0.37%) SMTP
12 1 (0.19%) Intranet
12 1 (0.19%) MPLS
12 1 (0.19%) VLAN
12 1 (0.19%) VPN
12 1 (0.19%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (8.74%) SQL Server
2 33 (6.13%) MySQL
3 23 (4.28%) NoSQL
4 22 (4.09%) SQL Server 2008
4 22 (4.09%) SQL Server 2012
5 18 (3.35%) Relational Database
6 15 (2.79%) Redis
7 13 (2.42%) RDBMS
8 10 (1.86%) PostgreSQL
9 9 (1.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 7 (1.30%) Hadoop
11 5 (0.93%) GIS
12 4 (0.74%) MongoDB
12 4 (0.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 4 (0.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 3 (0.56%) Big Data
13 3 (0.56%) Oracle Database
13 3 (0.56%) SQLPlus
14 2 (0.37%) SQL Server 2005
14 2 (0.37%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 94 (17.47%) Git (software)
2 80 (14.87%) Jenkins
3 46 (8.55%) Selenium
3 46 (8.55%) Subversion
4 41 (7.62%) Burp Suite
5 40 (7.43%) JIRA
6 35 (6.51%) Cucumber
6 35 (6.51%) JMeter
7 33 (6.13%) TeamCity
8 30 (5.58%) Metasploit
9 26 (4.83%) Mercurial
10 21 (3.90%) Gerrit
10 21 (3.90%) Team Foundation Server
11 18 (3.35%) WebDriver
12 17 (3.16%) Visual Studio
13 16 (2.97%) Hudson
14 13 (2.42%) Appium
14 13 (2.42%) SoapUI
14 13 (2.42%) WATIR
15 12 (2.23%) Paros
General
1 78 (14.50%) Finance
2 38 (7.06%) Telecoms
3 11 (2.04%) Legal
3 11 (2.04%) Retail
4 10 (1.86%) Banking
5 9 (1.67%) Marketing
6 8 (1.49%) Financial Institution
7 5 (0.93%) Games
8 4 (0.74%) Brand Awareness
8 4 (0.74%) Law
9 3 (0.56%) Advertising
9 3 (0.56%) Back Office
9 3 (0.56%) Electronics
9 3 (0.56%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.56%) Publishing
10 1 (0.19%) Arabic Language
Job Titles
1 103 (19.14%) Architect
2 89 (16.54%) Developer
3 86 (15.99%) Tester
4 80 (14.87%) DevOps Engineer
5 74 (13.75%) Analyst
6 60 (11.15%) Penetration Tester
7 58 (10.78%) Security Architect
8 49 (9.11%) Security Analyst
9 35 (6.51%) Security Specialist
10 33 (6.13%) .NET Developer
11 30 (5.58%) Security Tester
12 28 (5.20%) Information Analyst
12 28 (5.20%) Information Security Analyst
13 27 (5.02%) Information Architect
13 27 (5.02%) Information Security Architect
13 27 (5.02%) Senior Developer
13 27 (5.02%) Solutions Architect
14 25 (4.65%) Consultant
14 25 (4.65%) Security Manager
15 24 (4.46%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 186 (34.57%) .NET
2 83 (15.43%) HTML
3 71 (13.20%) CSS
4 69 (12.83%) ASP.NET
5 64 (11.90%) HTML5
6 51 (9.48%) LAMP
7 46 (8.55%) Web Services
8 44 (8.18%) jQuery
9 42 (7.81%) J2EE
10 41 (7.62%) ASP.NET MVC
11 39 (7.25%) AngularJS
11 39 (7.25%) REST
12 33 (6.13%) CSS3
13 32 (5.95%) RESTful
14 29 (5.39%) XML
15 25 (4.65%) .NET Framework
15 25 (4.65%) SOAP
16 24 (4.46%) Ajax
16 24 (4.46%) JSON
17 22 (4.09%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 61 (11.34%) Mobile App
2 36 (6.69%) Management Information System
3 31 (5.76%) Analytical Skills
3 31 (5.76%) Computer Science
4 21 (3.90%) Clustering
4 21 (3.90%) Embedded Systems
5 14 (2.60%) Fintech
6 11 (2.04%) iPad
7 10 (1.86%) BYOD
8 9 (1.67%) Data Protection Act
9 7 (1.30%) Mathematics
10 5 (0.93%) Cyberthreat
10 5 (0.93%) Inversion of Control
10 5 (0.93%) Social Network
11 4 (0.74%) Data Structures
11 4 (0.74%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (0.74%) PKI
11 4 (0.74%) Tandem
12 3 (0.56%) CESG
12 3 (0.56%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 180 (33.46%) Linux
2 159 (29.55%) Windows
3 124 (23.05%) Unix
4 30 (5.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 25 (4.65%) Android
6 24 (4.46%) Solaris
7 23 (4.28%) Apple iOS
8 22 (4.09%) Oracle Linux
9 17 (3.16%) Kali Linux
10 12 (2.23%) Windows Server
11 11 (2.04%) CentOS
12 6 (1.12%) Debian
12 6 (1.12%) Ubuntu
13 3 (0.56%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.37%) AIX
14 2 (0.37%) KNOPPIX
15 1 (0.19%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 275 (51.12%) Agile Software Development
2 152 (28.25%) Information Security
3 132 (24.54%) Continuous Integration
4 131 (24.35%) Scrum
5 130 (24.16%) Penetration Testing
6 114 (21.19%) Security Testing
7 113 (21.00%) DevOps
8 84 (15.61%) ITIL
9 83 (15.43%) Configuration Management
10 78 (14.50%) DSDM
10 78 (14.50%) RUP
11 73 (13.57%) MVC
12 67 (12.45%) SDLC
13 66 (12.27%) Vulnerability Assessment
14 61 (11.34%) TDD
15 59 (10.97%) Cybersecurity
16 55 (10.22%) Risk Management
17 53 (9.85%) Waterfall
18 50 (9.29%) BDD
18 50 (9.29%) Secure Coding
Programming Languages
1 190 (35.32%) SQL
2 152 (28.25%) Java
3 139 (25.84%) Python
4 118 (21.93%) Ruby
5 116 (21.56%) Bash Shell
6 98 (18.22%) C#
7 82 (15.24%) Shell Script
8 73 (13.57%) JavaScript
9 49 (9.11%) PHP
10 48 (8.92%) C
11 47 (8.74%) C++
12 34 (6.32%) Perl
12 34 (6.32%) PowerShell
13 25 (4.65%) Objective-C
14 19 (3.53%) Apple Swift
15 14 (2.60%) T-SQL
16 9 (1.67%) Scala
16 9 (1.67%) VB
17 6 (1.12%) Groovy
18 4 (0.74%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 103 (19.14%) CISSP
2 75 (13.94%) CISM
3 71 (13.20%) CEH
4 64 (11.90%) Degree
5 52 (9.67%) CREST Certified
6 42 (7.81%) SANS
7 41 (7.62%) OSCP
8 37 (6.88%) Security Cleared
9 36 (6.69%) GIAC
10 23 (4.28%) DV Cleared
11 22 (4.09%) CISA
12 19 (3.53%) ISEB
13 17 (3.16%) ISTQB
14 13 (2.42%) GPEN
15 12 (2.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 9 (1.67%) Cisco Certification
16 9 (1.67%) CRISC
17 8 (1.49%) MCP
17 8 (1.49%) SC Cleared
18 7 (1.30%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 108 (20.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 70 (13.01%) PCI DSS
3 49 (9.11%) QA
4 14 (2.60%) COBIT
5 4 (0.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 1 (0.19%) RMADS
6 1 (0.19%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 78 (14.50%) vSphere
1 78 (14.50%) Xen
1 78 (14.50%) XenServer
2 39 (7.25%) Active Directory
3 9 (1.67%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (0.74%) Varnish
4 4 (0.74%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (0.56%) Docker
6 2 (0.37%) Snort
Systems Management
1 83 (15.43%) Opscode Chef
2 81 (15.06%) Puppet
3 78 (14.50%) Cobbler
3 78 (14.50%) Tivoli
4 65 (12.08%) Nessus
5 52 (9.67%) Nmap
6 31 (5.76%) Ansible
7 30 (5.58%) Terraform
8 29 (5.39%) OpenVAS
9 26 (4.83%) HP Fortify
9 26 (4.83%) Salt
10 8 (1.49%) WebInspect
11 7 (1.30%) AirWatch
12 6 (1.12%) RSA Archer
13 5 (0.93%) Nagios
14 2 (0.37%) Core Impact
15 1 (0.19%) EnCase
15 1 (0.19%) FTK
15 1 (0.19%) logstash
15 1 (0.19%) StatsD
Vendors
1 149 (27.70%) Microsoft
2 118 (21.93%) Oracle
3 78 (14.50%) EnterpriseDB
4 37 (6.88%) Qualys
5 30 (5.58%) Red Hat
6 28 (5.20%) Juniper
7 26 (4.83%) Cisco
8 22 (4.09%) Sun
9 21 (3.90%) Coverity
9 21 (3.90%) Fortinet
9 21 (3.90%) Nokia
10 15 (2.79%) HP
11 14 (2.60%) SAP
12 9 (1.67%) CA
13 8 (1.49%) Google
13 8 (1.49%) IBM
14 7 (1.30%) Forcepoint
14 7 (1.30%) Sourcefire
14 7 (1.30%) Symantec
14 7 (1.30%) Varonis
Fleet, Hampshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment Limited
Salary: bonus on top.
Posted: 13 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
World First
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum + excellent bonus & benefits package
Posted: 20 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
First Point
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Via Resource
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + 2500 benifits - Flexible
Posted: 4 days ago
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Digital Gurus
Salary: £40000 - £55000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Twickenham, Middlesex
CodeSource Recruitment Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Great Package + benefits + car
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Opus Trust Marketing
Posted: 21 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
London
EY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
City, London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £66000 per annum + bonus, 28 days holiday
Posted: 6 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Travelers Insurance Company Limited
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago